This is a custom made Non-Holographic Pokémon card set. It is printed into the finest black core card stock using state of the art printing technology. The dimensions of the card mirrors a regular Pokémon card so you can include it seamlessly into your deck or collection. The back looks just like a regular Pokémon card too!
This version is non-holographic.
Pikachu is one of the most iconic and recognizable Pokémon in the Pokémon franchise, which was created by Satoshi Tajiri and Ken Sugimori. Here’s a detailed description of Pikachu:
- Type: Electric
- Species: Mouse Pokémon
- Height: 0.4 m (1′04″)
- Weight: 6.0 kg (13.2 lbs)
- Evolves From: Pichu (when leveled up with high friendship)
- Evolves Into: Raichu (when exposed to a Thunder Stone)
Pikachu is a small, chubby-cheeked rodent Pokémon that is covered in yellow fur with brown stripes on its back. It has large ears with black tips, big red cheeks, and a small mouth. Pikachu’s eyes are round, black, and shiny, and it has a small, triangular nose. Its paws have three fingers each, and it has a lightning bolt-shaped tail with a patch of brown at the base.
Abilities and Skills:
- Electric-type Moves: Pikachu can generate and discharge electricity from its cheeks. Popular moves include Thunderbolt, Electro Ball, and Quick Attack.
- Static: Pikachu’s most common Ability, which may cause paralysis if an opponent makes contact.
- Lightning Rod (Hidden Ability): This Ability draws in all Electric-type moves to increase its Special Attack stat.
In the Pokémon Series:
- Anime: Pikachu is most famously known as the companion of Ash Ketchum, the main character of the Pokémon anime series. Ash’s Pikachu is exceptionally strong and has helped him win numerous battles and tournaments.
- Games: Pikachu is a staple of the Pokémon game series, often appearing early in the games. It is also the mascot of the franchise.
- Special Editions: Pikachu is the star of “Pokémon Yellow,” where it follows the player character around, similar to the anime. The game “Detective Pikachu” features a unique Pikachu that can speak and solves mysteries.
Pop Culture Impact:
Pikachu has become a cultural icon, appearing in various forms of media, merchandise, and even parades. The character’s cute design and prominence in the Pokémon series have contributed to its widespread popularity.
- Pikachu was originally designed by Atsuko Nishida.
- The name “Pikachu” is a combination of the Japanese onomatopoeia “pika,” a sound an electric spark makes, and “chu,” the sound a mouse makes.
- Pikachu has appeared in every main series Pokémon game.
- In the Super Smash Bros. series, Pikachu is a playable character and is known for its speed and electric attacks.